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Empellon

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Wed, 5/22
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PRICE RANGE
$14 - $54
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stopped in for lunch on a week day. We were greeted warmly and seated immediately. The gentleman filling our water glasses noticed our table rocked and, without our saying anything, wedged something underneath the leg to steady the table. My husband...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MegtheHealer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had brunch on Cinco de Mayo with my Sisters and thoroughly enjoyed! We, of course, had the spicy cucumber Margaritas which were Fabulous, followed by the Queso Fundido with Steak Tartar. Both Fantastic! We ordered three different types of tacos (fish tempura, pastrami, and steak)...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank CAMDF64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you fancy a quick drink (cocktail or beers) or some tasty food, I would seriously consider giving this place a try. It even has an area you can stand outside on a nice day. The food is really good would recommend the Pastrami &...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank TheEnglishGentleman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The kitchen does a really great job on each dish. Food presentation and flavor is excellent. Our waitress helped us order the perfect amount of food. The “Dragon” margarita themed after GOT is fun! The black cod app is great for sharing. Loved the fish...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank DavefromNJ
Reviewed April 13, 2019

A bit on noisy side, but excellent food and creative menu. Super service. Really fun, attentional and kind.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 436christophe
Reviewed April 11, 2019

Nothing too much trouble when my friend asked for a Martini not on their menu or radar - they Googled it - and made it. Margaritas excellent and the guacamole with dips to die for. Food fun and eclectic and we loved it all, and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Princesshilary
Reviewed April 10, 2019

Great location, interesting decor, Mexican flare with Spanish music and great service. Don't skip the dessert, the one dish you'll be talking about is the avocado key lime pie. Unique and very creative! Bravo!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MimiBlondie
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Excellent margaritas, very good guacamole with different salsas. Everything else was ok but nothing special, the tacos were tasty but a little greasy, and the pork belly was hard. The place is very nice and service was friendly and professional, but ultimately this restaurant is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MattClaire097
Reviewed March 14, 2019

My friends were losing their minds that Tom from Housewives of New York was there. I didn't know what that meant, but gathered it was a good place to see and be seen. The food was excellent and inventive, the ambiance was sexy but not...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Bonnie M
Reviewed March 11, 2019

Had a very enjoyable meal, and a good yet overpriced drink. Guac with 7 salsas a must. We choose to share 5 different tacos in lieu of a main and we were very happy with that choice. Falafel and pastrami were ammmmmazing. Bacon was ehhh,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Response from 5headedmonster | Reviewed this property |
The staff are really good. They'll help you if you want some tips and guidance. I loved the sprouts, empanadas, octopus taco. There are no bad choices when it comes to flavors. Try the advocado dessert. I'm still not sure... More
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